“What were you thinking?”

Have you ever had someone ask you, “What were you thinking?” That usually sends my mind to a conversation with my dad in my teen years, after demonstrating my uncanny ability to make a dumb decision. Though my memory may bring back an uncomfortable moment, the question nevertheless is a good question. What are we thinking? In Philippians 4:8-9 the Apostle Paul gives us some great instruction in this very area. “Finally, brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of … [Read more...]



A boy was hitting his sister. His dad said "son, because you are a member of this family, I cannot allow this behavior to continue. I love you too much to allow you to keep hitting your sister." How different is that from "son, if you want to remain a member of this family you had better quit hitting your sister." The second response is unfortunately the way too many people view God. If we behave a certain way then God will love us and allow us to be in His family. However, the first response is actually what we find in the Bible. We are part of God's family by His grace. He loves us so … [Read more...]

Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday April 5, 9:00 - 11:00 Last year’s Easter Egg Hunt was a huge success, so we’re going to do it again on Saturday, April 5 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. … [Read more...]

Women’s Ministry March Activities

Monday Lunch Bunch Monday, March 3, 11:30 a.m. Charleston’s in Chandler Questions? Contact Linda. Ladies Bible Study Tuesdays, March 4, 11, 18 & 25 The Amazing Collection for Women, Book by Book, 9:30 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. at FBC in room A111/112, call Jimmie Sue if you have any questions. Understanding Your Blessings, 9:30 a.m. at FBC in room A129, Facilitated by Becky and Jerri. Ladies Craft Night Friday, March 7, 6:00 p.m. at FBC Women’s Ministry Team Meeting March 17, 6:30 p.m. at FBC Thursday Lunch Bunch March 20 at 11:30 a.m. The Egg & I, 33321 East Queen … [Read more...]

Sr. Adult 55+ Ministry

Senior Adult Talent/Variety Show at the Chandler Center for the Arts. Wednesday, March 12 at 2:00 p.m. We will meet in the Center for the Arts lobby at 1:30 p.m. Cost is $6 per person. There will be sign up sheets in your Sunday School class on March 2 & 9. Sr. Adult Breakfast Tuesday, March 25, 9:00 a.m. at Denny’s Restaurant, Chandler Blvd. and Alma School Rd. Senior Adult Mystery Trip Saturday, April 26. Mark your calendars. More details later! … [Read more...]

AWANA Grand Prix


Saturday, March 29 at 5:30 p.m. Order your cars today and pick them up next week. … [Read more...]

The Ostriches are Coming!


March 7 - 9 The Chandler Ostrich Festival began in 1989. The event has grown to become one of the premier festivals in the southwest, with 250,000 to 350,000 people attending the 3-day celebration each spring. The popular festival is based on Chandler's colorful early history of ostrich ranching, which included raising these unusual creatures for their stylish and expensive plumes. The festival takes place at Tumbleweed Park, on the southwest corner of McQueen and Germann roads, featuring live ostrich races and ostrich-themed activities, national and regional entertainment, carnival midway, … [Read more...]

It’s time for VBS!


The God Story VBS Week: June 16—20 … [Read more...]

Disciple Now Weekend

student ministry

February 21-22 @ FBC Friday 7 - 9pm Saturday 11am - 1pm Doors open 30 mins before start time. FREE ADMISSION Special Guests Twice as Deep and Pastor Steve Email ray@fbc.net for questions. … [Read more...]

Men’s Ministry Events


Mark your calendar for these upcoming dates for opportunities to GET CONNECTED: Tuesday, February 18 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Kickoff of “Every Man a Warrior” Bible Study designed to help men succeed in life. Each lesson tells the stories of real men dealing with real-life problems and how God has solutions. Saturday, February 22 5:30 - 8:00 a.m. Phoenix Rescue Mission: meal preparation, serving meals, outreach, equipment assembly, canned food drive, etc. Friday - Sunday, March 7 - 9 (Time slots available to volunteer) Chandler Ostrich Festival - each year we have a booth to … [Read more...]